Hyola ICS canola performance and agronomy trials

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Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) Steve Lamb (Advanta Seeds Co operators)
Year(s) 2015
Contributor West Midlands Group
Trial location(s) Dandaragan, WA
Hyola ICS canola performance and agronomy trials locations

To evaluate the performance and agronomic attributes of a range of Hybrid and OP canola varieties across different herbicide tolerant technologies over two time of sowing events.

Key messages

Overall the site experienced low starting rainfall with staggered plant emergence and then with further rainfall plot populations were within 75 to 85% of targeted plants/m2. All pests and diseases were controlled to an acceptably high level.

Lead research organisation Eurofins Agrisearch
Host research organisation West Midlands Group
Related program N/A

Eurofins Agrisearch

West Midlands Group

Chris Wilkins

Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Canola
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated,Blocked

Dandaragan 2015

Sow rate or Target density 25 - 40 plants per m2
Sow date 15 April 2015
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.5m x 10m
Plot replication 3

Many applications for 6 different trials due to the nature of the trials and varying evaluations including BMP and standard industry applications. Further details are available from Eurofins Agrisearch.

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Trial source data and summary not available
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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Dandaragan, WA Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Dandaragan, WA Tenosol
Soil Moisture Source: BOM/ANU
Average amount of water stored in the soil profile during the year, estimated by the OzWALD model-data fusion system.
Year Dandaragan WA
2015 123.8mm
2014 107.9mm
2013 142.7mm
2012 160.8mm
2011 114.5mm
2010 98.2mm
2009 152.5mm
2008 162.2mm
2007 112.0mm
2006 141.7mm
2005 158.3mm
2004 123.5mm
2003 143.0mm
2002 102.0mm
2001 114.4mm
2000 168.4mm
National soil grid Source: CSIRO/TERN
NOTE: National Soil Grid data is aggregated information for background information on the wider area
Actual soil values can vary significantly in a small area and the trial soil tests are the most relevant data where available

Soil properties



Derived climate information

No observed climate data available for this trial.
Derived climate data is determined from trial site location and national weather sources.

Dandaragan WA


Some data on this site is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

SILO weather estimates sourced from https://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo/
Jeffrey, S.J., Carter, J.O., Moodie, K.B. and Beswick, A.R. (2001). Using spatial interpolation to construct a comprehensive archive of Australian climate data , Environmental Modelling and Software, Vol 16/4, pp 309-330. DOI: 10.1016/S1364-8152(01)00008-1.

Trial last modified: 23-07-2019 14:11pm AEST